Mostly sunny

Look for sunshine to start the week, but a return to potential for rain showers as the National Weather Service calls for rain to return by midweek, and move out before week's end in Polk County. 

Today's forecast calls mostly sunny skies, with a high near 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 2 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night: Showers. Low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent.

Wednesday: Showers. High near 62. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 33.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

Saturday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Saturday Night: Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Sunday: Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.